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As a Rapid Response to the COVID-19 Crisis, RDFG and Tetritskaro LAG are Carrying out an Information Campaign in Ethnic Minority Languages

Tetritskaro Municipality, April 30, 2020 – As a rapid response to the COVID-19 crisis, with the support of the Tetritskaro Local Action Group (LAG), the Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) moved the ENPARD Tetritskaro project to an electronic model. Despite the current situation, the Tetritskaro LAG General Assembly (89 people) continues activities envisaged

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Information on COVID-19 in Georgian, English, Azeri and Armenian Languages

The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are dry cough, tiredness and fever. Some people may develop more severe forms of the disease, such as pneumonia. The best way to confirm if you have the virus producing COVID-19 disease is with a laboratory test. Take into account that you may have a virus without any symptoms.

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RDFG Provides Distance Services Including E-Learning for the Tetritskaro Municipality Residents

From March 31, 2020, the Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) will provide full distance services, including e-learning, for the Tetritskaro municipality residents within the EU-funded project “Rural Development for Sustainable Growth of the Tetritskaro Municipality”. For the continuous implementation of the various actions planned within the project, the following activities will be provided:

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The brochure “Disseminating information about Covid-19 among ethnic minorities”

The brochure was prepared by National Center for Disease Control and Public Health (NCDC) and translated into Armenian and Azerbaijanian with the support of Open Society Georgia Foundation in the framework of the project “Disseminating information about Covid-19 among ethnic minorities”. For information in the Azeri language, follow the link: https://bit.ly/2UhNhuF For information in the

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To prevent further spread of the COVID-19, RDFG is moving to a remote working model

To prevent further spread of the COVID-19, in line with the recommendations by the World Health Organization (WHO), the Government of Georgia and the National Center for Disease Control and Public Health (NCDC), the Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) is moving to a remote working model. In case of the urgent need for

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Emergency Management Plans for the Borjomi, Akhalkalaki and Ninotsminda Municipalities Elaborated by the RDFG DRR Center

Association Rural Development for Future Georgia’s (RDFG) Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Center, working on the emergency management plans in different regions of Georgia, within February held meetings in 7 target municipalities. The visits to the Borjomi, Akhalkalaki and Ninotsminda Municipalities on February 26, 2020, were especially important as after lots of efforts, RDFG DRR Center

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RDFG is Announcing for the Participation in the Final Phase of the Youth Entrepreneurship Program

Due to the the state of emergency aiming to prevent the spread of Covid-19, program participation dates have changed: Registration deadline: instead of April 22, June 8, 18:00 Local trainings: instead of April 25-26, June 13-14. Boot Camp: instead of May 24-31, July 12-19 Please note that if the current situation in the country does

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VET Training Assisting Rural Youth in Making Professional Choices

Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) started conducting vocational educational trainings for the youth living in different regions of Georgia. Specially prepared trainers help young people to make decisions about their educational and professional choice, assist them in managing their careers. Professional Orientation and Career Guidance Project aims at raising awareness about vocational education

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Organizational Health and Safety Course for the Tetritskaro Municipality Residents

On February 13, 2020, the participants of the Organizational Health and Safety Course (OHS) were awarded certificates. The course was organized by the Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) and it was a part of the Vocational Education and Training (VET) component of the EU-funded project Rural Development for Sustainable Growth of the Tetritskaro

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Czech Republic’s Environmental and Social Development Practices for Sustainable Growth of the Tetritskaro Municipality

On January 20-26, 2020, Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) in the framework of the project V4 Rural Development Experience for Sustainable Growth, hosted the project partner Fórum Ochrany Přírody that provided technical assistance for grant recipients in two phases. In the first phase, they have provided virtual consultations to recently selected grant recipients,

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